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The web Directory of Information Materials for People Affected by Cancer is regularly updated and currently has details of over 1,900 booklets, leaflets, books and audiovisual materials for people affected by cancer. Most have been published in the last five years but we have included some older ones that are still useful.

Results: 71

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Medullary breast cancer (November 2015)

Breast Cancer Care

This leaflet describes medullary breast cancer, how it is diagnosed, and the treatment options.

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Mummy's lump (April 2015)

Breast Cancer Care

This book is aimed at children under six and follows Elly and Jack as they learn of their mother's diagnosis and treatment for breast cancer. Also available as a read-aloud iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch download, read by Zoe Wanamaker (free iOS version or download from iTunes).

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Paget's disease of the breast (November 2015)

Breast Cancer Care

This leaflet discusses the main aspects of Paget's disease of the breast, including what it is, the signs and symptoms, how a diagnosis is made, and the treatment options.

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Ovarian suppression and breast cancer (August 2015)

Breast Cancer Care

This factsheet is written for women who have been offered ovarian ablation as a treatment for breast cancer. It explains what ovarian ablation is, how it is achieved (surgery, radiotherapy, or hormone manipulation), when it is used, and the possible side-effects. Includes a list of useful organisations.

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Exercises after breast cancer surgery (October 2015)

Breast Cancer Care

This leaflet explains why exercise is necessary after breast surgery, when to start exercising, and how long to carry on. It opens out into a poster that demonstrates exercises for the days and weeks after surgery.

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Secondary breast cancer resource pack (October 2015)

Breast Cancer Care

This pack is for anyone with secondary breast cancer. It may also be useful for family, friends, or carers. It contains information that may be useful from diagnosis throughout treatment and care. It has three sections: a loose-leaf section that covers treatments for secondary breast cancer, symptoms and side effects, as well as tools that you may find useful for monitoring your condition and recording what happens at your clinic appointments; a booklet on living with secondary breast cancer. This looks at how you may feel after being diagnosed with secondary breast cancer and what effect this can have on your life and those around you; and a small booklet (Thinking about difficult choices and decisions about the end of life) at the back of the pack. This is for when you want to start thinking about these areas.

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Taking care of your breasts [English/Bengali] (August 2014)

Breast Cancer Care

This leaflet uses illustrations to show women how to check their breasts and the changes to look for.

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Taking care of your breasts [English/Punjabi] (August 2014)

Breast Cancer Care

This leaflet uses illustrations to show women how to check their breasts and the changes to look for.

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Taking care of your breasts [English/Arabic] (August 2014)

Breast Cancer Care

This leaflet uses illustrations to show women how to check their breasts and the changes to look for.

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Taking care of your breasts [English/Welsh] (August 2014)

Breast Cancer Care

This leaflet uses illustrations to show women how to check their breasts. 

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